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. >> that would become part of my agenda. hopefully reverse roe v. wade and law regarding abortion. >> cenk: okay, also the world's biggest hypocrite on abortion, shockingly it's the tea party guy. and then paul ryan, in an interview it gets con contentious. >> those are your words, not mine. >> thank you very much, sir. >> that was kind of strange. >> cenk: i'm also going to tell you the secret strategy that the republicans have before debates. it's called preemptive strike. i'll tell you exactly how to it works. and then this guy that i'm about to show you suchen answer believable jerk. he said he's going fire his employees if obama is reelected. >> i'm the owner of the largest time share company in the world. >> cenk: it only gets worse from there. elbow of the day later. and then of course, did i mention that we have mark hamill? go time. [ ♪ music ♪ ] >> i'm in favor of pro-life policy. >> i will preserve and protect a woman's right. >> the justices of the supreme court reverse roe v. wade. >> a woman should be able to choose whether or not she wants an abortion. >> mitt romney is changi
banning people from voting. >> i served my time. i'm back. so why can't i vote? i live under the laws that they passed but i can't vote with regards to those laws and the people who passed them. >> cenk: and we have jon stewart versus bill o'reilly. debate of the century? >> i'm not giving up to anything. >> cenk: that's awesome. what lessons can we learn from that. that's on tonight's show. and we haven't even got to the insane republicans yet. they say you know what? the flavor was not so bad. we talk about how you should execute disobedient children, and he's not kidding. and on top of that we have not even gotten to the elbows of the day. that's something else. oh, it's a hell of a show. and it's go time. [ ♪ music ♪ ] >> romney: hope has not been a strategy. >> i've been waiting for 20 years for this speech. >> he has made mistakes. >> it all seems abstract. >> obama: the united states has conducted an operation that killed osama bin laden. >> i acknowledge the president's success and i think he has every right to take credit. >> this president's policies have not been equal
of controversy over voter laws this season. and in ohio it's early voting that is causing a stir. last year the last three days of early voting were canceled for everyone except the military. the obama administration sued and it was agreed everyone must be allowed to vote the last three days before the election. now they are taking it to the supreme court, republicans once again pushing this through, coming from ohio secretary of state, john houston. more bill coming up after the break. stay with us. matter. education is the key. it is the vehicle. it's the way in which we evolve. every journey is different every possibility is unique. but the beginning, the beginning is my craft. i'm an ordinary person striving to achieve extraordinary things. it started with a dream and i'm on my way there. ♪ >> announcer: broadcasting across the nation, on your radio, and on current tv this is the "bill press show." >> bill: 27 days to go now, and mitt romney pulling ahead or even in the national polls. president obama fighting back. good morning, everybody. here we go. it is wednesday,
with them and looked them in the guyer eye and said i'm a victim of the sorts of laws that you're passing. >> not yet but i'm sure that's not too far in the future. >> eliot: would you want to do that? emotionally would that be too hard for you? >> no, not at all. the only way to make progress on this issue is for both sides to discuss issues. to really encourage them to make concessions that don't infringe on their second amendment rights, and there is clearly--there are solutions we can come to that will reduce the 34 americans who are murdered every single day with guns in this country. that's an unacceptable number, and we have to work together towards reducing it. >> eliot: the brady bill passed after the powerful advocacy of jim brady reagan's press secretary who was shot in the assassination effort of president reagan. those in aurora have an equally potent political power. i hate to say this after the suffering you've been through but you're sitting in a position where you can do amazing good. >> i hope so. it was probably the worse moment of my life, and i'm hoping to turn it int
a uterus if it hit him in the face, so why do they keep making so many laws about uteruses? or is it uteri. [ laughter ] >> jennifer: can you please tell me what hit the poor man in the face. >> it was a lovely piece of liver. it looked something like a uterus -- >> it's the notion -- >> it's the notion of a flying uterus. but we decided that so many people i think are complaisant. don't understand what is at steak, and through comedy and big issues that can make people feel uncomfortable and watch it again, and talk about it we get it on the ground. because a lot of women don't understand what has hand until they end up at a pharmacy and they try to get plan b and the pharmacist says i don't want to give that to you. so i want to do it in a language that sometimes comedians can pull off and journalists, right -- >> jennifer: totally. you are catholic and heard joe biden explaining the position. did you think that was a good way to bridge the gap between bringing in faithful catholics and the community in general? >> i think when it comes to issues of reproductive
: if you want to lower the abortion rate there is an effective way to do it without changing the law. you can see it in our number of the day 61% that's how much birth rate fell when birth control was given away for free. this came out of a study by washington university, 9,000 women, many of whom were poor and uninsured were offered contraceptives without cost. most got iuds or other implants which are the most effective option and usually quite expensive. but the drop in pregnancy more than made up in the expense. that is good news. we may soon see similar results across the country. the president's affordable care act gives access to contraceptive. if you're home of the brave. ♪ ♪ it's where fear goes unwelcomed... ♪ ♪ and certain men... find a way to rise above. this is the land of giants. ♪ ♪ guts. glory. ram. >> eliot: coming up, was wednesday night the best etch-a-sketch yet? but first people have been clamoring for t and now it's here. the musical mash up. when it doesn't fit anywhere else, we put it in the viewfinder. [ ♪ music ♪ ] [ ♪ music ♪ ] [ ♪ mus
the status quo of the law. this court is being asked not to break new ground, but simply, simply to maintain the decision that sandra day o'connor was an important part of about ten years ago. >> eliot: now sandra day o'connor, that point was the swing vote. she, of course, retired and is replaced by justice alito. and justice kennedy, he has been much more skeptical and critical of affirmative action based upon race make a prediction. if you think the u.t. system survives. >> i think the u.t. system survives. i think both john roberts and anthony kennedy who i think when they look at this carefully and closely should give due deference to the state of texas. that's my hope. i certainly know that the argument was tough today and hard on both sides but look, this is important for the nation. we've come a long way but texas has a fair system. let's let them maintain it. >> eliot: i hope that is correct. i hope it bombs reality. former mayor of new orleans thank you for your time, i appreciate it. >> thank you. >> eliot: tomorrow live the vice president debate. i'll be here with governor granho
's signature reform law, dodd-frank. >> romney: this is an enormous boom for them. >> you want to repeal dodd-frank? >> romney: i would repeal and replace it. >> eliot: romney's attempt to portray the president as in the pocket of wall street is especially bold given that until now romney has carried the water for the big banks in opposing the few regulations that would actually limit the most profitable and riskiest activities. here with me now to do the nearly possible is dennis kelleher, president and ceo of better markets, inc., a group dedicated to financial reform. thanks for coming in to completely unravel this pretzel that my brain has turned into. does he love dodd-frank or hate it? >> he makes the tv show "extreme makeover" look like a failure. he bares no relationship to either where his money is coming from nor his career. unfortunately the president didn't see fit to point it out that it didn't pass the laugh test. but if anybody knows how to give wall street a big sloppy kiss it's mitt romney. >> eliot: let's drill down. when he said the federal govern
those laws to protect lesbian or immigrants to this country. we don't want any man telling us how we should vote or think, but we do want every man or woman running for office to say this is what i have done to empower women economically and personally. >> jennifer: if they play this todd akin card claire mccaskill has been running some ads. here is one. >> i'm a republican single mother and rape survivor. i was offered contraception in the hospital but because of my beliefs i declined. i have never voted for claire mccaskill, but because of todd akin i will now. >> they are already tied themselves to todd akin and the democrats need to point that out. for many years they have said there is violent crime out there. and now they are saying even if you are raped by the terrorist, you have to have that terrorist baby. and women are rejecting that choice and saying that is my choice, and no one should get between a woman and her doctor in making that decision. that's where democrats need to point out the fallsy and say if you want the freedom to make your own cho
of a vacuum because the libyan government does not have the capacity to inject itself and enforce the laws? >> in fact, that's part of the analysis that came forward in the hearing today. it's unclear that if you put more security personnel inside the compound you could have repelled this attack because outside of the fence that responsibility of security rests with the host government, in this case libya understanding that this government, new as it is is challenged, and it does not have the capacity that you would expect in a developed country, for example. i think that came forward today that even with more personnel you can probably construct a credible scenario that fewer people might have been killed. you could construct a credible scenario that fact more people would have been killed if there were more significant confrontation with this armed element that did, in fact, penetrate consulate perimeter. >> eliot: p.j. crowley, former assistant secretary of state for public affairs for president obama. thank you for joining us. >> thank you eliotototototototototototototototototototototo
jumped over fences and got his shirt on things. he was breaking the law. let's finish the equation. therefore he deserved to die? what is your point? what is the point you're making. even when you have the correct guy, if we cuff somebody, if he dies, it doesn't matter. >> cenk: to me the devaluing of human life as you watch them being totally indifferent for eight minutes as a guy is dying it turns your stomach. the thing that makes me angry is the flippant attitudes of the police chief. >> the idea that they're saying that it's a homicide and then parsing the words of what homicide could or may or may not mean. there is something called neglect homicide and this was negligence, and it was homicide. i think that any time you see this, everybody has got to be taken seriously. what were they afraid of, the guy was in handcuffs. if he was joking about not being able to breathe call that bluff. >> if might be fooled, it's not the and of your life. >> cenk: look-- >> it's almost as if getting caught on the dash cam falling for it is worse than getting caught on the dash cam responding
gun laws they went to someone's house that bought like a thousand guns, and then they couldn't do anything about it. >> bill: that's right. we have a lot of fun too here. as hopefully you learn something as well as have a lot of laughs. we're going to take a quick break for just a second to find out what is happening on the planet mar. a little update next. >> announcer: on your radio, on tv, the "bill press show," new on current tv. ♪ (vo) during the debates, it's hard to know what candidates are thinking. unless, of course you've stood at the podium yourself. with governors granholm, spitzer, and vice president gore, watch the only truly experienced presidential debate coverage. then how'd i get this... [ voice of dennis ] ...allstate safe driving bonus check? what is that? so weird, right? my agent, tom, said... [ voice of dennis ] ...only allstate sends you a bonus check for every six months you're accident-free... ...but i'm a woman. maybe it's a misprint. does it look like a misprint? ok. what i was trying... [ voice of dennis ] silence. ♪ ♪ ask an allsta
that. where we on that? >> in pennsylvania the voter id law would not have been at least an item to help get people to the polls, and in florida a judge issues a -- we have seen from florida, ohio nevada colorado, we have seen situations where the judges have stood on the side of the american people on this. we have a great website that's called gottovote.com, which tells state by state information that voters need to be ail to access the polls, and what requirements are. many states have registration deadlines this week. especially tomorrow is the last day where you can register to vote. >> bill: that's a very, very important. and what is the website? got gotta gottavote.com. >> yes gottatovote.com. >> bill: i like that. and stephanie i want to mention again for all of our viewers and listeners that on our website, billpressshow.com, we have a link rockthevote.com. and you can register to vote right on our website. we have been doing that and urging people to sign up right away. so they can -- they don't even have to leave home right? just click on rock the
is threatening to throw out thousands of people off of the rolling maybe violating the law. the previous attempts have been killed in the courts, and in many cases judges have ruled that minorities would be affected by these rules. >> and 19 states are calling off exit polls. >> stephanie: oh, really? >> yeah. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: a federal appeals court returning a measure that limited military people voting from overseas. i think that's all good news. and speaking of more good news from ohio. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: our friend sharon brown is up by 5 points over josh mendel who is apparently going mental. >> oh, that is just the best. >> stephanie: he said a video tracker made an initial physical contact with me in a public elevator, offering an explanation not supported by eyewitness accounts. he got in a little -- i don't know scuffle or something in an elevator. he grabbed a monopods held by a political action committee, and ultimately boarded the same elevator. so, yeah his -- his story is not matching up
coverage but there is a catch, you basically have to be covered in the first place. >> yeah, it's the law that clinton signed in '96, and it's the kind of thing where we get continuation of cobra, you can continue to have coverage from a group plan and all of that when insurance companies are trying to look for that hacking cough you had once in fourth grade as a preexisting condition. you get out into the market and the insurance companies don't want to cover you, so they look for every possible excuse to not include you, and that's where people have so much trouble. what we need is the solution that will kick in january 1st of 2014, which is that everybody has to be covered regardless of preexisting conditions. >> stephanie: see, jacki schechner helper health care advocate, and when you talk about hacking coughs in fourth grade, i bet ya road flair mary had a hacking cough in fourth grade. >> she started with those candy cigarettes. >> stephanie: yeah. i'm embarrassed to admit this but i asked if there was any tape of my dad debating hubert humpfy in 1964 -- >>
a infrastructure to fund roads and bridges and so forth. change immigration laws so we get the brightest mines in the world to the united states just four or five things i think that puts it out of reach for romney. >> stephanie: yep. one other favorite moment. >> there aren't enough rich people to tax to pay for all of their spending. the next time you hear them say don't worry about it watch out middle class, the tax bill is coming to you. we can cut tax rates by 20% -- >> it has never been done before. >> it has been done a couple of times. >> it has never been done before. >> jack kennedy lowered rated -- >> oh now you are jack kennedy. [ laughter ] >> one of the astounding things about this whole thing, and the vice president make the point last night but romney in the first debate said he is not going to cut taxes on people. they will pay the same amount if that is it where is his job program? if he is not going to reduce their taxes, where is his job program? he doesn't have one. >> stephanie: yeah. >> this whole thing about raising taxes on small business banks
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